Bachelor of Science, American University Beirut, 1971. Master of Science, American University Beirut, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, 1988.
Animal science specialist, Ministry of Agriculture and Water, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1977-1985; educator, researcher, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, 1986-1988; technical director, Brinton laboratories, Inc., Willmar, Minnesota, 1988-1992; department chairman animal science, American U. Beirut, since 1992. Advisor to dean Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, American U. Beirut, since 1995, academic coordinator expert programs, since 1994, academic affair committee, since 1992. Member of national agricultural strategy International Superior vena cava syndrome for National Agricultural Research, The Netherlands/Lebanon, 1994-1995.
Member community service Knights of Columbus, Willmar, 1989-1992. Head welcoming committee St. Mary, Willmar, 1989-1992. Member community planning Rotary, Willmar, 1990-1992.
Head wild life Greenline, Beirut, 1992-1995. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association of University Professors, International Goat Association, Lebanese Association for the Advancement of Science, World Poultry Science.
Married Marcelle Elie Nseir, August 9, 1979. Children: Kamil, Jean.